Raccoons causing a racket in your attic? No problem, you are on the right track to a solution. Mid-Atlantic Wildlife Control offers fast and effective raccoon removal in Silver Spring, complete with damage repair and raccoon latrine cleanup. We have years of experience and practice humane approach to animal removal. We also consider it our responsibility to educate our clients on raccoon behavior and help them avoid conflicts with wildlife in the future by making their home more secure and less desirable to the critters.
How Raccoons Enter Your Attic
If you’ve been doing raccoon removal in Silver Spring as long as we have, you would immediately know where to look when you suspect a raccoon invasion. But even if you are not an animal removal specialist, finding a raccoon entry point is usually fairly easy. Just walk around your home and look for debris.
Raccoons are fairly large, so it’s rare that there is an existing hole in your roof big enough for a raccoon to use. In most cases, a raccoon finds a weakness somewhere in the structure and uses its strength to make a hole or widen an existing opening. Some of the common areas where raccoons enter attics include gable vents, roof vents, soffit vents and fascia boards.
It is not uncommon for a raccoon to just make a hole in your roof like this video shows: